VIDEO: Down memory lane - Luton streets of yesteryear

The Luton News picture archive at Wardown Park Museum contains an estimated 1.5million images.

Some of these nostalgic old photos are published on the popular Yesteryear page in the Luton News.

George Street, Luton, in 1958

George Street, Luton, in 1958

We’ve dipped into the archive to present this slideshow of Luton street scenes from the past.

Many of the roads featured are barely recognisable compared with how they look today.